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Driving Low-carbon Innovation: Criteria for investing in early-stage companies

Monday, 7 March

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm (CST) / 07/mar/2022 07:00 pm - 07/mar/2022 07:30 pm

Diverse types of innovations and technologies are required to tackle the Climate Change crisis. This is prime time for startups with smart, low-carbon ideas to access seed funding and venture capital. How is this time different to the “cleantech” investment boom in the early 2000s? How are early-stage investors prioritizing the types of companies and technologies to back? And in what space? What criteria are they using to those companies that can make the biggest impact to lower carbon?

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